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Table 2 Socio-demographic data of suspected persons captured with seized substances

From: Drug use and possession, emerging of new psychoactive substances in the West Bank, Palestine

Level of education no (%) occupation no (%) Place of Work no (%) Place of living no (%)
 Illiterate 29 (0.8) Workers 2653 (72.3) West Bank 2028 (64.4) West Bank 2909 (79.2)
 Primary 2083 (56.7) Students 110 (3) Israel 1046 (33.2) Jerusalem 402 (10.9)
 High school 631 (30.3) Employee 136 (3.7) Others 5 (0.2) Israel 277 (7.5)
 Undergraduate 331 (9) Unemployed 316 (8.6)    Others 29 (0.8)
 Graduate 11 (0.03) Others 353 (9.6)     
 Missing data 589 (16.1) Missing data 107 (2.9) Missing data 68 (2.2) Missing data 57 (1.6)
Years of drug use no (%) Drug addiction no (%) Previous conviction of second or subsequent offenses no (%) Marital Status no (%)
  < 1 504 (17.9) Yes 2810 (76.5) Yes 1281 (34.9) Single 1793 (48.8)
 1 – < 5 1007 (35.8) No 469 (12.8) No 2015 (54.8) Married 1734 (47.2)
 5–10 635 (22.6)      Others 74 (2)
  > 10 470 (16.7)       
 Missing data 194 (6.9) Missing data 39 5(10.8) Missing data 378 (10.3) Missing data 74 (2)